Finance Assistant

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    holiday pay

  • Contact:

    Rachael Hodges

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6-12 months

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Finance Assistant // Manchester // £12.80-13.50ph plus hol pay // 6 Month minimum

Are you an experienced Finance Assistant / Accounts Assistant looking to join a fantastic organisation?

Based just on the outskirts of Manchester, this role will offer an interesting variety of tasks and a sense of ownership over your own projects. It's a really welcoming workplace and there is the option to start between 8-9 am and finish between 4 - 5pm accordingly - to cover a 35 hour week.

The role will involve:

Monitoring expenditure for a variety of projects
Liaising with colleagues and budget holders to update on spend and funds available
Processing month end journals and conducting reconciliations
Generate invoices from billing profiles on a timely basis
Providing financial information and reports as required

Experience required:

Able to pick up new systems and processes quickly
Able to organise workload and manage multiple projects effectively and to meet deadlines
Experience in a varied finance role
Experienced with ERP system
Solid Excel skills ; VLOOKUPs, Pivot Tables, SUMIF
Excellent communicator and enthusiastic team player.
Experience monitoring income and expenditure in relation to funding streams is advantageous.

If you are on no more than 1 week's notice and have the required experience, please send your CV in the first instance and shortlisted candidates will be contacted quickly for further discussion.

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